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Garden Ornment Approximately 10 Metres West of Hall, Newby with Mulwith

Description: Garden Ornment Approximately 10 Metres West of Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 331792

OS Grid Reference: SE3476467426
OS Grid Coordinates: 434764, 467426
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1016, -1.4699

Location: Newby, North Yorkshire HG4 5AE

Locality: Newby with Mulwith
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG4 5AE

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Listing Text


1/35 Garden ornament
approximately 10 metres
west of Hall


Cinerary urn, now garden ornament. Roman, probably Cl AD, restored C20 or
earlier. White marble. Plinth with moulded base and cornice, the sides
having paired masks in relief and hanging leafy branches. The cinerary urn
has a fluted and gadrooned stem (restored), the straight sides have birds
and fruit in shallow relief and a cartouche with inscription: "DIS MANIBUS /
S ACRUM / Q MINUCLVS FELIX". The lid has a weathered acorn-type finial.
Probably part of the Roman treasures brought to England by William Weddell
in 1765. The plinth is separate and may have been for a statue.

Listing NGR: SE3476467426

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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